COVID-19 & Campus Updates

COVID-19 Confirmed Cases

Positive cases reported within the last 7 days











If you are identified as having been in contact with or in close proximity to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, you will be notified immediately. 

If a member of the community tests positive for COVID-19, they should complete and submit a Northwestern Qatar COVID-19 Report Form as soon as possible after receiving their results.

COVID-19 Updates

The latest information on Qatar’s Travel and Return can be found here. 

For the latest information on accessing Northwestern Qatar's building and/or using any facilities on campus, visit this page.
Northwestern’s home campus is also providing frequent updates on its website, which includes a FAQ page.

Northwestern Qatar

  • Anyone entering the Northwestern Qatar building will be required to show a green EHTERAZ app. Proof of vaccination status or a weekly negative rapid antigen test is not required

  • The wearing of face masks is no longer mandatory though individuals who are vulnerable or have a chronic condition are recommended to wear a face mask in indoor areas. You are also recommended to wear a face mask if you are near people who seem to have symptoms, or when in crowded or poorly ventilated areas

  • Social distancing is no longer required

  • If you are diagnosed with Covid-19 or have been exposed to someone with the virus you should report this information immediately here (use NU-Q VPN) 

Qatar Foundation

  • Face masks are still required when visiting the Qatar Foundation Primary Health Care Center or when using the Tram

  • The QF Primary Health Care Center (QF-PHCC) is providing in-person consultations along with telemedicine consultations. Patients should call QF-PHCC on 44541240 or 44541244, or email, to book an appointment. 


  • Qatar offers patients remote healthcare services between 7:00 a.m. 1:15 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. 9:45 a.m. Telephone consultations can be arranged by calling 16000 and selecting your language, followed by option #2.

Campus Updates